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Links and Accomplishments, January 2016

Links

Rejected Princesses — shared by my pal Chrisco, this features stories of “women too awesome, awful, or offbeat for kids’ movies.” I was especially moved by the story of Isabel Godin des Odonais.

The “Star Wars” kids aren’t alright: meditations on how episode VII represents the eternal nature of struggle, and how we eventually oppose our peers, not the previous generation.

23 Ways to Treat Yo’ Self Without Buying or Eating Anything: shared originally by my pal Diana. I loved most of these suggestions.

Writing
– Wrote 1855 words on Lioness
– Wrote “A Study in Ebony,” an ESO fanfic
– Attended writing group
– Attended a Sunday afternoon write-in
– Wrote some blogs posts:

Other Media
– Watched The Three Musketeers (1948)
– Watched the RiffTrax of Icebreaker (1993)
– Reached V16 (max level) with my first ESO character
– Played Convert
– Played Creative Clash
– Played Mysterium
– Played multiple games of Cards Against Humanity

LARP
– NPCed one day of Cottington Woods 4.0
– PCed the Fifth Gate crossover dinner event

Social
– Attended Becky’s New Year’s brunch
– Attended Mel’s birthday/board games party

Health
– Took a 20m walk
– Did 11am/3pm office exercises x 6
– Did Hacker’s Diet Introductory Fitness Ladder rung 1 x 5
– Did Hacker’s Diet Introductory Fitness Ladder rung 2 x 2
– Had a chiropractor appointment
– Had a cardiologist appointment
– Had two massages
– Purchased and started using a sun lamp